Art league members now fashion models
The Spring Hill Art League will host a fashion show from noon to 3 p.m. April 3 at the Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave.
Fashions will be provided by Bealls and modeled by art league members. There will be door prizes and raffles.
Tickets are $16, which includes lunch, soft drink, dessert and gratuity. Proceeds will go to the scholarship fund.
For tickets or information, call Esther at (352) 398-1532 or Isabelle at (352) 683-5452.
Duplicate bridge tourney is April 9-11
The Brooksville Sectional will host a duplicate bridge tournament April 9-11 at the Hernando County Shrine Club, 13400 Montour St., off Sunshine Grove Road.
The tournament will include stratified open pairs and 299er pairs at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. April 9 and 10. The Saturday Swiss Team will be on April 11, with open and 299ers starting at 10 a.m.; this is a play-through that will include lunch.
Each day will have a continental breakfast and refreshments; lunch will also be available. For details, call Annabelle Hills at (352) 597-5221 or Pat Clark at (352) 597-0979.
Chinsegut has owls, bats and wildflowers
Chinsegut Nature Center will host the following events and programs in April:
• Fireflies of Florida, 7 to 8 p.m. April 3. This is a slide show that will be presented by expert James Lloyd from the University of Florida.
• Big Pine Bird and Wildflower Walk, 9 to 11 a.m. April 7. Meet at the Big Pine parking lot on Old Crystal River Road, north of Brooksville. Bring binoculars, bird and wildflower books, if available.
• Florida's Hummingbirds, 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. April 17. Presented by Bev Hansen.
• Chinsegut Owl and Bat Prowl, 8 to 9:30 p.m. April 17. Bring a flashlight.
• Chinsegut Birding and Wildlife Festival, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 18. Includes bird banding; butterfly, wildflower and bird walks; puppet show; birdhouse building; games for children; birds of prey programs; bird-calling contest; vendors and exhibitors.
All programs, unless otherwise noted, are free and at the nature center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. For information or to reserve a seat for one of the programs, call (352) 754-6722.
Wellington opens its garages for sales
The Wellington's biannual garage sale will be from 9 a.m. to noon April 4 at the clubhouse, 400 Wexford Blvd.
For information, call (352) 666-6888.
Empower yourself at four-part workshop
The Hernando County Recreation Department will offer the Better You Workshop, a four-part series, from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturdays, April 11 to May 2, at Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd.
The first session will include discovering your power, how to increase natural energy and learning to attract everything you want. The second session includes gaining clarity in one's life, empowering yourself for success and deleting negativity from your life. The third session will be a creative workshop day, using effective dreaming to get what you want while dealing with limiting beliefs. The final session will be on understanding the basics for a healthy body, breathing for fun and creating your own vision board.
The instructor will be Lori Bainum, certified life coach and motivational speaker.
The course is open to anyone age 16 or older. The cost is $99. To register or for information, call (727) 480-1566, send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the recreation office at (352) 754-4031.